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Xplore USA hosting info session for Asheville families interested in intercultural summer camp

Xplore USA hosting info session for Asheville families interested in intercultural summer camp

The information session will be held on May 17 at The Hop Ice Cream Cafe on Merrimon Avenue.

by May 5, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
The Magnetic Theatre settles into new theater space in Asheville’s River Arts District

The Magnetic Theatre settles into new theater space in Asheville’s River Arts District

The Magnetic Theatre is getting settled into its new theater space on Depot Street in the River Arts District, a space that just happens to be right across the street from its former theater space. It’s great to see the theater have a home after staging works in other theaters around town. Get out and support this theater, which only[Read More…]

by May 4, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bonfire Barbecue, other Asheville restaurants, prepare to open

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bonfire Barbecue, other Asheville restaurants, prepare to open

Also, an architectural scavenger hunt, Counter Culture coffee events in Asheville and more.

by May 4, 2015 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Kickstarter projects: Pies, pickles, Puzzled clothes and more

Asheville Kickstarter projects: Pies, pickles, Puzzled clothes and more

Other projects include an outdoor learning center at Hall Fletcher and a garment factory that pays a living wage.

by May 4, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Jon Ostendorff to join WLOS as investigative reporter

Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Jon Ostendorff to join WLOS as investigative reporter

Gannett environmental reporter Tonya Maxwell will replace Ostendorff as the Citizen-Times’ investigative reporter.

by May 4, 2015 4 comments Asheville News
Wild Connections: Explore the waterfalls, hemlocks and rich cove forests of Hickory Nut Gorge

Wild Connections: Explore the waterfalls, hemlocks and rich cove forests of Hickory Nut Gorge

Get out and explore the Hickory Nut Gorge.

Bangin’ Chains: Disc golf doubles round-up at Richmond Hill in Asheville

Bangin’ Chains: Disc golf doubles round-up at Richmond Hill in Asheville

A walk through the woods, with purpose. A recap of this weeks disc dubs tourney at the Richie.

by April 30, 2015 3 comments Asheville News, sports
100 years of Asheville Tourists: McCormick Field named after ‘The Fly Man’ of Asheville

100 years of Asheville Tourists: McCormick Field named after ‘The Fly Man’ of Asheville

When it opened in 1924, McCormick Field was touted as “the best and most complete athletic field in the South.”

by April 30, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Feingold named new CEO and GM of WCQS in Asheville

Feingold named new CEO and GM of WCQS in Asheville

Feingold, who succeeds former CEO Jody Evans, starts this summer.

by April 30, 2015 4 comments Asheville News
City officials warn of traffic congestion at weekend opening of Asheville Outlets

City officials warn of traffic congestion at weekend opening of Asheville Outlets

City officials some 300,000 shoppers are expected to visit the remodeled mall on Brevard Road.

by April 30, 2015 8 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Asheville Wine & Food Festival, bitters and booze

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Asheville Wine & Food Festival, bitters and booze

Stu’s all over the place in this one, from blogging and bitters to Bill Cunningham. Check it, and beware the swear words.

Asheville design shop and antique dealership team up for Asheville Flea for Y’all

Asheville design shop and antique dealership team up for Asheville Flea for Y’all

The new market aims to fill a gap in the antique and vintage space in Asheville. Think good junk, scenery and craft beer.

SOLD! Riverside Drive warehouses in Asheville for $2.2 million for new artist studios

SOLD! Riverside Drive warehouses in Asheville for $2.2 million for new artist studios

The grand plan is for the space to house a collection of artists who can collaborate from prototyping to production.

by April 29, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
PHOTOS Construction on new rooftop venue, expansion at Highland Brewing in Asheville

PHOTOS Construction on new rooftop venue, expansion at Highland Brewing in Asheville

Highland Brewing is making progress on building out new space for bottling, brewing and hosting guests.

by April 29, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville-based Biblio gets boost from Neil Gaiman to build libraries in Bolivia

Asheville-based Biblio gets boost from Neil Gaiman to build libraries in Bolivia

The award-winning author is directing traffic from his website to Biblio.com to raise money for Biblio’s nonprofit arm.

by April 29, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Bold Rock Hard Cider gets settled in Mills River, prepares to open in June

Bold Rock Hard Cider gets settled in Mills River, prepares to open in June

Hard cider is riding a wave of growth that is showing no signs of slowing, says Bold Rock’s founder.

Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Over the next two years, Asheville’s iconic office building will be transformed into the Vandre Nouveau luxury hotel.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix opens Wednesday in south Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix opens Wednesday in south Asheville

Other events this week include Walk a Mile, Dining Out for Life, Wordfest and more.

by April 28, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas movie review: ‘Ex Machina’

Ashvegas movie review: ‘Ex Machina’

What do you think it is that makes you human? This movie will have you questioning that, and more.

by April 27, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
13 acres in heart of Asheville’s River Arts District under contract to be sold

13 acres in heart of Asheville’s River Arts District under contract to be sold

The property was home to studio space and galleries of several Asheville artists until last summer.

by April 27, 2015 14 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville City Council candidate announces bid

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville City Council candidate announces bid

Also, a $3 billion plan by Gov. Pat McCrory to use bonds to pay for road and infrastructure improvements could be on the ballot for referendum this fall.

by April 27, 2015 8 comments Asheville politics
Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

The permit will be discussed at a 6 p.m. meeting Wednesday at Erwin High School’s auditorium.

by April 27, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New restaurant, 67 Biltmore, prepares for opening in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New restaurant, 67 Biltmore, prepares for opening in downtown Asheville

Also, that controversial Pepsi billboard has been changed out and much more.

by April 27, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
WIN TIX To see Dave Rawlings Machine, Gillian Welch at The Orange Peel in Asheville

WIN TIX To see Dave Rawlings Machine, Gillian Welch at The Orange Peel in Asheville

The just-announced show is Friday, folks. Tickets on sale Monday.

by April 19, 2015 74 comments Asheville Music